Coal scam: HC Gupta gets bail shortly after CBI court sentences former coal secretary to three years in prison
A Delhi court on Wednesday granted bail to former coal secretary HC Gupta and two others in the coal block allocation scam. This was minutes after a special CBI court sentenced Gupta and the other convicts in the case to three years in jail. As the sentence awarded was less than seven years, the convicts were entitled to appeal for bail, which they got soon after the sentencing.
Manmohan Singh remains king of Teflon-coated morality as court finds ex-coal secy HC Gupta guilty in another case
Manmohan Singh, who preferred to keep himself at an “arm’s length” from all scandals is in no position to issue a certificate of propriety to anyone.
Coal Scam: Delhi court holds ex-secretary H C Gupta and others guilty of corruption, criminal conspiracy
The case pertains to alleged irregularities in allocation of Moira and Madhujore (North and South) coal blocks in West Bengal to VMPL. In September 2012, the CBI had registered an FIR in the case.
the UPA may be blamed for a combination of political interference and infrastructure adventurism. But NDA also deserves a share of the blame for the NPAs, although an arguably smaller one.
Kapil Sibal says 'pied piper' Modi's biggest failure is inability to govern, 'coalition of conspiracies' brought down UPA in 2014
Former minister and senior politician Kapil Sibal recently released Shades of Truth-A Journey Derailed in which he minutely examined the claims the Narendra Modi government made during its 2014 election campaign and how it has failed to meet any of them
A Delhi court on Tuesday summoned industrialist and Congress leader Naveen Jindal and 14 others for alleged money laundering in a case pertaining to irregularities in allocation of a Jharkhand coal block
Narendra Modi speech: Yes, NPAs are making of Congress-era, but isn’t it time PM moved past ghosts of UPA?
PM Narendra Modi calls 'NPAs scam' bigger than those linked to Commonwealth Games, 2G telecom spectrum allocation and coal block allocation
Coal scam case: Delhi HC stays order awarding three-year jail term to former Jharkhand CM Madhu Koda's till 22 January
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday stayed a trial court order awarding three-year jail term to former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda in a coal scam case till 22 January, by when it has also sought response of the CBI on his appeal challenging the conviction and sentence.
2G spectrum scam judgment sees all 19 accused acquitted: CBI's latest miss part of a long list of failures
The special judge had harsh words for the CBI in the 2G spectrum scam case. Unfortunately this isn't the first time the CBI's efforts have been criticised.
Former Jharkhand CM Madhu Koda says he failed to prove his innocence in coal scam, will approach Delhi HC
Former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda, who was awarded a three-year jail term in a coal scam case said he failed to prove his innocence despite his best efforts
Quantum of sentence in coal scam case to come on Saturday; CBI to seek seven-yr jail term for ex-Jharkhand CM Madhu Koda
The CBI on Thursday urged a court in Delhi to award the maximum seven-year jail term to former Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda and others
Former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda was on Wednesday convicted in the coal scam case.
Coal scam case: SC asks SIT to submit status report of probe against former CBI director Ranjit Sinha
SC directed the SIT, constituted by it to probe allegations against former CBI Director Ranjit Sinha in coal scam cases, to submit a status report before it.
Enforcement Directorate (ED) has told the Supreme Court that it has lodged seven more cases in the coal block allocation scam.
The CBI has informed the SC that it has investigated 33 coal scam cases covering allocations to 168 companies through meetings of the screening committee during 2006 to 2009.
The Supreme Court on Monday expressed its displeasure over the CBI not completing investigations in the coal block allocation scam cases.
The Supreme Court said that challenge to any order passed by the special court during pendency of trial in coal scam cases will be entertained only by it.
A Delhi court will on 31 July issue orders on framing charges against a private firm and three persons in a coal block allocation case in Jharkhand.
The biggest achievement of the BJP's three-year rule was that there was no scam or corruption, Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said in Chennai on Saturday.
Congress leader and industrialist Naveen Jindal, accused in two coal scam cases, was on Monday allowed by a special court to travel abroad for business.